Closing Date: 04/03/2017 Salary Range: $29.00 - $43.13/hourly; $60,552 - $90,055/annually Location: St. Paul
This position is responsible for conducting audits to measure and evaluate Minnesota State’s controls, processes, and compliance in a variety of areas including finance, information technology, and academic and student affairs. The position conducts fraud inquiry and investigations work and other advisory or consultative services. The position serves as a lead worker for small to mid-size audits and other projects. The position will work closely with senior audit coordinators and audit managers to identify work assignments and approaches to planning, conducting, and reporting audit results.
This position must conduct work with independence, objectivity, and a high degree of professionalism.
The Office of Internal Auditing provides independent and objective assurance, investigative, and advisory services designed to add value and improve the organizations operations.
Apply online going to: http://www.mn.gov/careers and searching for posting # 11697
Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, business administration, management information systems , or other related degree.
Must have, or obtain within one (1) year of employment, the Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), or other relevant professional certification.
Five years of professional auditing experience including experience leading projects.
Knowledge of the International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing.
Written communication skills sufficient to clearly and concisely write and/or edit materials such as memos, reports, and presentations for varied audiences.
Verbal communication skills sufficient to participate in discussions and communicate ideas and procedures and present final recommendations and reports to staff, senior managers and other stakeholders.
Project management skills sufficient to manage multiple projects simultaneously, create clear and attainable project objectives, build project requirements, oversee the cost, time and scope of projects, manage project constraints, and communicate progress and end results.
Critical thinking sufficient to actively and skillfully conceptualize, apply, analyze, synthesize, and/or evaluate information gathered from a variety of sources
Comprehensive computer software skills sufficient to identify, query, and convert data into useful information for business decision makers.
Demonstrated ongoing professional development.
Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), or Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA).
Minnesota State Colleges and Universities or other higher education industry knowledge and experience.
2 years of experience in providing consulting services.
2 years of experience conducting fraud investigations.
Knowledge of information technology-related concepts and controls sufficient to assess key controls in technology systems.